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Dec. 31, 2010

Don't Cork That Champagne

Chemist Richard Zare and food writer Harold McGee discuss the best way to store leftover Champagne.

champagne new years food

Jan. 13, 2012

Making A Computer From Bubbles

By directing bubbles through etched pathways, bubbles can act as bits and be used to solve computations.

bubble, computer, fluidics, computation, digital logic, fluidics

Nov. 09, 2012

Bioengineering Beer Foam

Researchers devised a recipe for improving beer foam.

beer, foam, yeast, bioengineering, genetic engineering, brewing

Jun. 11, 2010

Video Pick of the Week: Bubble Physics

High-speed, high-definition video reveals the secret world of popping bubbles.

flora, film, bubbles, video

Jul. 01, 2011

Video Pick: Blowing Bubble Nets

Underwater digital tags show humpback whales use bubbles to trap schools of fish.

whale sea marine biology

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Snowflake Safari

\tWinter weather means more than sledding and snowmen. Next snowstorm, grab a magnifying glass and try snowflake hunting. Bullet rosettes, stellar plates, and capped columns are just a few of the varieties of snow crystal you can find in your backyard. Kenneth Libbrecht, physicist at Caltech and snowflake expert, shares secrets of the snowflake.

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